STEAMBOAT SPRINGS — It’s been three years since Steamboat Pilot & At the moment has carried out a readership survey, which is a lifetime in our fast-changing media local weather.
That’s why we’re asking you to participate in our 2020 Readership Survey, which seeks to know what you want, what you don’t like and modifications you want to see within the services Pilot & At the moment affords our prospects.
The web-only survey requires various minutes, in order an incentive we’re providing respondents the possibility to win a number of enjoyable prizes:
- A balloon journey for 2 folks on the Steamboat Pilot & At the moment Sizzling Air Balloon Rodeo, July 10 to 12. It is a distinctive alternative to be part of one in every of Steamboat’s most iconic occasions.
- Two $50 Steamboat Springs Chamber present playing cards redeemable at almost 200 Steamboat-area companies.
Your sincere, constructive suggestions is necessary for us to proceed to evolve and finest serve our communities. The survey shall be open from Feb. 14 to 28. To take part, go to SteamboatPilot.com/survey.
Digital-marketing seminars: Pilot & At the moment shall be internet hosting two digital-marketing seminars for native companies Wednesday, Feb. 26, at our downtown workplaces at 32 10th St. A morning seminar will concentrate on retail and lodging, whereas a lunchtime session will concentrate on restaurant advertising methods.
Every seminar may have a particular concentrate on efficient advertising in mountain communities and the way sensible on-line advertising can complement current promoting packages to finest attain potential prospects at key steps of their shopping for course of.
The seminars are free and knowledge solely, however we do require reservations as seating is restricted. Please contact Julia Hebard, Pilot & At the moment’s digital advertising supervisor, at email@example.com.
New staffer: Jenni DeFouw has rejoined Pilot & At the moment as a multimedia advertising guide. Jenni labored for our gross sales group earlier than transferring to Michigan a number of years in the past. We’re grateful she needed to return to Steamboat, and I do know she has native followers who’re happy to listen to of her return. Whereas brainstorming advertising methods with a Steamboat businesswoman in December, the businesswoman instructed me, “You realize who can be good for this? Her identify is Jenni DeFouw, and he or she used to work on the Pilot.” I didn’t reveal on the time that we had been interviewing Jenni, however that flatter solely cemented our perception we’ve added a top-notch gross sales guide to our group.
Steamboat Birthday Membership: We wish to assist each native take advantage of their birthday via once-a-year reductions from Steamboat companies. That’s why we’ve launched Steamboat Birthday Membership, a free electronic mail publication despatched to subscribers throughout their birthday week. E mail recipients will obtain a birthday want and unique coupons to native companies who wish to make your birthday particularly memorable. To subscribe, go to SteamboatPilot.com/birthday.
E mail newsletters: Along with the Birthday Membership publication, we’ve got launched two different free electronic mail choices: SteamboatHomefinder.com, a weekly assortment of native actual property information and gross sales information; and Newest Job Alerts, a twice-weekly publication that highlights new job alternatives in Steamboat and the area. To join these and different Pilot & At the moment newsletters, go to SteamboatPilot.com/newsletters
Wider real-estate classifieds: The true property listings in our labeled promoting part in print and on-line are standard, however we’ve got down to make them more practical. As of at the moment, we’re updating the design to function bigger pictures of every residence or property. Our objective is to enhance the expertise for consumers and sellers. Let me know what you consider the brand new look.
Commenting platform: Lately, Pilot & At the moment has used Fb commenting software program to permit readers to touch upon our information articles. That can quickly change, as we work emigrate to new commenting software program referred to as Viafoura.
Viafoura makes use of synthetic intelligence to establish “poisonous feedback” earlier than they get posted, in addition to give our employees the instruments and time to reward and promote considerate feedback. We consider in fostering constructive group conversations round necessary points and consider Viafoura may help us additional that mission.
Editor Lisa Schlichtman and her information group are testing the software program, with hopes of launching within the coming weeks. Search for a column from Lisa quickly that can go into far more element on this mission.
Balloon Rodeo companions: We’re knee-deep in planning for the Steamboat Pilot & At the moment Sizzling Air Balloon Rodeo this July and are recruiting sponsors and distributors to assist energy the occasion. Guests ranked final 12 months’s Balloon Rodeo No. 1 amongst Steamboat summer season occasions, and we’re working to make the 39th annual occasion the most effective but. For sponsorship and vendor alternatives, you’ll be able to electronic mail me or go to HotAirBalloonRodeo.com